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As peak oil demand looms, major oil aims to make the best of old and new fuels

LONDON -- Oil company Shell is planning a nearly 25% expansion of its already massive global convenience-store network to get a jump on the approach of peak oil demand. In a recent investor presentation, London-based Royal Dutch Shell outlined its downstream strategy , supported by an annual $7...

Shell stands as the runaway market-share leader

WALL, N.J. -- Shell continued to be the runaway market-share leader among fuel brands in 2017, with nearly 13% share, according to OPIS. Alimentation Couche-Tard’s Circle K brand has made gains, thanks to its feverish rebranding of newly acquired assets. And while the BP brand ranked sixth, its...

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CSP's second annual Fuels 50 ranking shows which brands are winning the battle for market share

CHICAGO -- A large, welcoming c-store, sophisticated foodservice and loyalty galore: When it comes to why some brands are moving the most gallons, it’s often about anything but the fuel. Case in point are the chains leading CSP’s 2018 Fuels 50 ranking of the most effective fuel brands in the United...

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Company reaffirms commitment to customers, trucking companies
Picks up remaining outstanding units of Alon USA in all-stock transaction
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Top execs discuss the new company's strengths, expansion plans and more: Q&A.
Bigger sales force and advertising campaign on tap for 2018 .
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Industry veteran brings 30 years of experience in convenience stores
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Divestiture of most company-operated retail outlets puts focus on wholesale fuel
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Cleo’s acquisition fits retailer’s strategy for remodeling, new builds